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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in New Jersey, New Jersey, is 4.90%, with job growth of 1.88%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 38.86%.

New Jersey, New Jersey Taxes
New Jersey, New Jersey,sales tax rate is 7.00%. Income tax is 5.53%.

New Jersey, New Jersey Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $36,359, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $72,062.


  ECONOMYNew Jersey, New JerseyUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  4.90%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  1.88%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  38.86%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  7.00%6.00%
  Income Taxes  5.53%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $36,359$28,555
  Household Income  $72,062$53,482
  Family Median Income  $87,999$65,443
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  16.82%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  6.32%5.34%
  Community, social services  1.63%1.67%
  Legal  1.49%1.16%
  Education, library  6.77%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  1.98%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  5.66%5.67%
  Healthcare support  2.42%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  2.47%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  4.72%5.76%
  Building maintenance  3.65%4.01%
  Personal care  3.52%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  24.94%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  0.18%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  7.06%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  10.37%12.09%

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  2/14/2016
Expensive

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  9/12/2015
Health

I live in Linden. Ilook at Sperling's reviews often. I like Linden.However how can Linden's air quality go from 24 to 92.2 in one year? Did they tear down the refineries... (Read More)

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  9/8/2015
Cowboy over a Barrel

Taxes, taxes and more taxes.. They have yet to come up with a tax to breath the filthy air. Property taxes are a rip off! And you can not win with the school mob or... (Read More)

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